The civic administration's efforts to provide safe abortion to women have shown results as the number of women opting for medical termination of pregnancy (MTP) in the city have doubled in the last two years.
Information dissemination, facilitation and use of safe and easy abortion technique, called Manual Vacuum Aspiration (see box), has not only helped reduce risks caused due to unsafe methods of abortions, but has also helped remove the stigma attached to abortion.
Source: Times of India
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